John McCain, one more time

Others who were fortunate enough to experience John McCain, as I was, have offered their tributes to him, many more eloquently than I ever could. Still, I feel honor bound to try, because, throughout his life, McCain was all about honor.

He was not a perfect man. As a reporter, I occasionally tangled with him, and he could display a nasty temper when crossed. But he also was very funny, quick with a devastatingly sarcastic quip. Although complex, he was simply the perfect example of a public servant who believed in public service. In other words, he was part of a dying breed, as his passing reminds us.


To read more please log in or subscribe to the digital edition

Copperas Cove Banner

200 Cove Terrace Shopping Center
Copperas Cove,Texas 76522

(254) 542-7425 (o)
(254) 547-7424 (f)